Why Is New York City's New Outer Borough Taxi This Sickly Shade Of…

The main goal of the new "Boro Taxi" — cabs that'll respond to street hails in the vast parts of New York that aren't Manhattan (the outer boroughs) — is to make it distinct from the common yellow cab. In that respect, the recently unveiled cab color succeeds. It is distinctly not yellow. But why does it have to look… » 4/30/12 10:30am 4/30/12 10:30am

A Little TLC: FJ Cruiser Heritage Package

It's still a couple of weeks until the SEMA show, and we can already feel the growndwell of aftermarket craziness beneath our feet (or is it just the quiet guy in the downstairs apartment keeping to himself again?). The latest to come down the Jalopnik pike (i.e., inbox) is from FJ Cruiser goodies shop, TLC. It's… » 10/13/06 4:24pm 10/13/06 4:24pm